Lack of new Postings i.e. Owner reviews of Gen 4 specifically 2019+

Discussion in 'Gen 4 Prius Main Forum' started by stephensprius, Aug 6, 2019.

  1. tucatz

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    Also, too many chapters in the forum - gen 4, gen 3, prius prime, gen 4 main forum, gen 4 audio, prime prime care and maintenance etc..etc ..... posts are all spread out.
     
  2. hill

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    hopefully by gen 7, charging speeds will be so fast, & charging stalls will be as ubiquitous as gas stations the the Pri won't even have the expense of adding the ICE to it any longer !

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    Ha ! Lucky you ! Gas prices for most of this year in Nor Cal, have been close to $4 a gallon. Finally getting down to $3.60 'ish... Used to really suck in my Hyundai Accent, when I could not drive a full shift without having to fill it up... Yes, fill ups more often than once a day !
    Now, even if I know its going to be a long, busy day, I have yet to run out a full tank in a single shift.
     
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    California fuel has always been exceptionally expensive. Just think how much higher it would be there if the national baseline were still up where it was 8-9 years ago.

    I still pull 25-44 MPG out of our Accent; much more variable than our Prius. The Hyundai fueling costs are higher, but the maintenance is somewhat cheaper so far.
     
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    whatever happened to the fellow who complained of the lack of new postings?(n)
     
  7. stephensprius

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    that was me. I still see less "hey, look at my new car" postings on the gen 4 page but maybe that's just me. I have also seen very few gen 4 2019+ Prii in Minnesota. Only one with awd on the road so far.
     
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    Don't see many 4th gen cabs here. The occasional one. I think gen 3 cabs outnumber gen 2 now. In private hands, think I'm seeing more primes than reg 4th gen now. The fools... :LOL::cry::ROFLMAO:
     
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    Mostly Prius V versions around here. Most of them are taxis
     
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    Meh, the Prius is not generally one of those cars someone would say 'hey, look at my new car' for. Moreover, I think we're seeing a shift in buyers from the folks who wanted recognized as being proud environmentalists (the "everybody should be like me" mentality that too many Californians use) to fiscally responsible folks who are just in it for the financial balance. Conservative-minded folks don't generally take part in 'look at me' activities.

    I did see a 2019 Green one when I was up in Pennsylvania two weeks ago. Saw a 2019 silver one around here earlier this week. It just takes getting a look at the rear tail-lights to see if they are the ugly or sleek style to know right now, so that's kind of cool to be able to identify a 2019 so easily here in 2019.
     
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    Yeah I neglected to mention: same story here, lots of Prius v cabs.
     
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    Most of the private Gen 4s are LE AWD-e or FWD Technology AWD-e with or without Advanced Package. Taxis are LE FWD.

    Just saw my first Technology FWD (XLE for Americans) a few months ago (it’s the only one with machined finished 15” alloys. No wheel covers).
     
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    I've got rims, now I just need a car...

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    My 2018 Prius Four (wannabe Prius Camper).

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